Originally Posted by Dngrsone
So your problems are likely caused by the fact that your entire machine is a Frankenstein's monster of a hack.
Yep, I agree. And I think it explains a lot, if not all, of the problems.
Don't get me wrong--I'm all for hacking away at one's *nix computers. But when it ends up where you're just fraught with problems, I don't know...at my advanced age, and with the tiny bit of patience I have these days, that's not my cup of tea. (I hate tea. Let's make that coffee.
) I prefer to just have a smoothly, ridiculously consistently running computer.